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European Court of Justice rejects TIM appeal against Infratel fibre tender

Friday 12 July 2019 | 09:47 CET | News
The European Court of Justice has dismissed an appeal by Telecom Italia (TIM) against the award of a tender to build a national high-speed broadband network in digital divide areas to the Open Fiber wholesale-only venture of Italian utility Enel and state lender CDP. TIM had claimed that the tender launched by state-owned infrastructure firm Infratel expressly prohibited the "aggregation" of entities and that Open Fiber was awarded the tender after Enel's activities were merged with those of CDP-owned operator Metroweb.

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Companies: Infratel / Metroweb / Open Fiber / Telecom Italia / TIM
Countries: Italy
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